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Delaware State University - Junior - Digital Media
Mentor: Dr. Tanya Gressley
Brief description: Ayo Agbaje is a Junior at Delaware State University, and he spent his summer analyzing the enzymes present during fermentation inside the bovine rumen.
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University of Delaware - Junior - Animal Science and Agriculture and Natural Resource double major
Mentor: Professor Alphin
Brief description: Brianna Ames is a junior attending the University of Delaware and she tested for the reduction of New Castle Disease Virus on vehicles using an Undercarriage Decontamination System.
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University of Delaware - Senior - Pre-Veterinary Medicine and Agriculture and Natural Resources
Mentor: Dr. Biddle
Brief Description: Kara Anderson is a Senior at the
University of Delaware. She spent her summer studying the bacterial
populations in the gut microbiome of equine and related it to its
overall behavior and health.
Lincoln University - Senoir - Biology
Mentor: Dr. David Ladman
Brief description: Paige Brooks is a senior at Lincoln University, and she dedicated her summer to understanding the persistence and immunity patterns of ORT and E. Coli on the Infectious Bronchitis Vaccine (IBV).
Lincoln University - Senior - Environmental Science with minor in Visual Arts
Mentor: Dr. Delaney and Grad. Grace Savoy-Burke
Brief description: David Brown is a senior at Lincoln University. He recorded and classified domestic species in the surrounding area and also studied the response rate in bees to their alarm pheromone.
Delaware State University - Junior - Food and Nutritional Science
Mentor: Dr. Joerger and Dr. Kniel
Brief description: Carlos Cabrera-Blanco is a junior at Delaware State University. He studied the effects of Ammonia levels on Listeria and Salmonella Strains, and he also analyzed growth patterns of Salmonella and E. coli bacteria in plants.
University of Delaware - Recent graduate - Pre-Veterinary Medicine
Mentor: Dr. Hiltpold
Brief Description: Gabriella Castillo is a recent graduate of the University of Delaware. Her research studied the effects of different environmental factors on flight conditions for moths using an insect flight mill.
University of Delaware - Senior - Pre-Veterinary Medicine
Mentor: Dr. Dutta
Brief description: Lillian Goldman-Muller is a senior attending the University of Delaware. She worked to expand the research on ovarian cancer using avian and rodent models
University of Delaware - Senior - Applied molecular biology and biotechnology
Mentor: Dr. Mark Parcells
Brief description: Erin Gollhardt is a Senior attending the University of Delaware. She investigated T-Cell expression of Marek’s Disease Virus in vaccinated chickens.
University of Maryland Eastern Shore - Junior - General Agriculture with a concentration in Pre-Veterinary Medicine
Mentor: Dr. Parcells
Brief description: Brittany O’Connell is a junior at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. Her project analyzed the role of protein complexes in Marek’s Disease Virus (MDV) on the Innate Immune System of Chickens.
University of Delaware - Junior - Pre-Veterinary Medicine and Agriculture and Natural
Resource double major
Mentor: Dr. Benson
Brief description: Emma Redman is a junior at the University of Delaware and is studying the efficiency of Undercarriage Decontamination Systems for vehicles using foam applied disinfectant.
University of Delaware - Senior - Pre-Veterinary Medicine and Agriculture and Natural Resources double major
Mentor: Dr. Yihang Li
Brief description: Jordyn Stevens is a senior at the University of Delaware, and she focused her studies on understanding how dietary supplements affect the gut health and overall cell populations in swine.
University of Maryland Eastern Shore - Senior - General Agriculture with a concentration in Pre-Veterinary Medicine
Mentor: Dr. Parcells
Brief description: Kristen Wooten is a Senior at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, and her project examined metabolism changes in Marek’s Disease Virus (MDV) infection.
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